Katja Kannonlahti is the Head of Communications at the University of Tampere. Kannonlahti is responsible for the strategic and over all development of external and internal communication at the university. She leads the Press and Information Office with its twelve team members whose work cover the essential fields of communication and relations: internal and external communication, marketing, media and alumni relations.
Kannonlahti joined the University of Tampere at the beginning of March 2012. Before this she has gathered 15-year experience of working with daily news production as a reporter, host, anchor and co-producer at the Finland’s most popular commercial TV-channel and news media MTV3. MTV3 is a part of Bonnier Group.
Moderator for the Keynote: ‘I do not do research communication!’